Older People in Offenburg
- Meßmer, Ruth (Seniorenbüro Offenburg)
- Albert, Nicole (Seniorenbüro Offenburg)
- FIFAS - Freiburger Institut für angewandte Sozialwissenschaft
- FIFAS - Freiburger Institut fuer angewandte Sozialwissenschaft (Data Collector)
- Seniorenbuero Offenburg (Data Collector)
CESSDA Topic Classification:
- Specific social services: use and provision
AbstractSocial network, familiarity and use of existing institutions of the public aid to the old, familiarity of the seniors office and readiness for honorary involvement in this facility. Topics: evaluation of offerings for older people in Offenburg and naming missing offerings; friends or relatives to whom it would be easy to establish contact; knowledge of facilities in which older people can get together, missing facilities; visit to facilities during the past 12 months and future planned visit to such a facilities as well as reasons against future use; knowledge of offerings for seniors in the areas of education and culture, missing offerings, participation during the past 12 months and future planned participation in such an offering as well as reasons against future use; knowledge of offerings for seniors in the areas of sport, gymnastics and dance, missing offerings; participation in such an offering during the past 12 months and future planned participation in such an offering as well as reasons against future use; knowledge of travel, vacation and relaxation offerings for seniors, missing offerings; participation in such offerings during the past 12 months and future planned participation in such offerings as well as reasons against future use; place to obtain information or advice from the aid for old; place to obtain help with possible need for advice; knowledge and use of or missing the following aid offerings in Offenburg: emergency home telephone number, Meals on Wheels, ambulant nursing care services, facilities to help with housekeeping, facilities of daytime and short time nursing care; honorary activity; familiarity of the seniors office and its offerings as well as visit to the seniors office and reasons for this; willingness to participate in the seniors office, number of hours, expected compensation as well as reasons for and against participation; familiarity of the seniors advisory council of the city of Offenburg and the district seniors council; satisfaction with housing; living in a group sharing a residence with older people or readiness for this; living in a group sharing a residence with younger people or readiness for this. Demography: number of persons in household and relation; year of birth; employment; retirement; occupation last exercised; search for work; school degree; personally particularly missed offerings or facilities in the area of aid for the old or seniors work; sex; marital status. Also encoded was: length of interview, part of town.
Telephone and oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Number of Units: 624
Number of Variables: 234
- ZA3446 (Type: ZA-No.)
Meßmer, Ruth; Albert, Nicole: Ältere Menschen in Offenburg: Ergebnisse einer Seniorenbefragung. Im Auftrag des Seniorenbüros Offenburg. Freiburg: Projektbericht 1998.
Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 91 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22